The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.90% 6.22% 10.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.20% 10.14% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 13
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% -17.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 138 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 58.93% 61.33% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 89 120 77
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) J2EE
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) JSP
8 7 (23.33%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) C++
8 7 (23.33%) HTML
8 7 (23.33%) OOD
8 7 (23.33%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
8 7 (23.33%) Spring
9 6 (20.00%) Subversion
9 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (20.00%) Physics
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) REST
9 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
9 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (20.00%) Ant
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Ant
1 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Consultant
9 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
10 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) J2EE
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) JSP
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (20.00%) REST
5 4 (13.33%) Java EE
6 3 (10.00%) SAML
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) XACML
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) XSLT
8 1 (3.33%) Swing
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) JDBC
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Physics
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) OO
3 11 (36.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (23.33%) OOD
4 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.00%) UML
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) COBOL
5 5 (16.67%) VB
5 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (16.67%) VB6
6 3 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Delphi
8 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Guidewire
2 3 (10.00%) ForgeRock
2 3 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) hybris
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
Croydon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago